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BSA Architecture/ Design College Fair

October 4, 2014 | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Price: Free and open to the public.
Where: Wentworth Institute of Technology

BSA Architecture/ Design College Fair

On October 4, more than 200 high school students and their families met with representatives from 50 architecture and design schools at the Wentworth Institute of Technology for the BSA’s annual Architecture/Design College Fair. Families heard talks by Lee Waldrep, PhD, an instructor and administrator of Undergraduate Student Services at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champlain, and from Timothy Stenson, an associate professor and undergraduate chair at Syracuse University. Speaking about the depth and breadth of architectural education, Waldrep asserted that “it’s the best education you can get.” Stenson provided tips on how to craft a portfolio for architecture school and emphasized that admissions committees look at drawings not to evaluate artistic skill but as evidence of a way of thinking.

College Marketplace
10:00 am—2:00 pm

11:00 am—1:00 pm

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Participating schools:

  • Arizona State University
  • Boston Architectural College
  • California College of the Arts
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Catholic University
  • Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art
  • Drury University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Harvard Graduate School of Design
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Judson University
  • Kent State University
  • MassArt
  • MIT Department of Architecture
  • Montana State University
  • New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • New York Institute of Technology
  • Northeastern University
  • Norwich University
  • Ohio State University
  • Philadelphia University
  • Pratt Institute
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rhode Island School of Design
  • Rice University
  • Roger Williams University
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Syracuse University
  • Temple University
  • Tulane University
  • University College of Dublin, Ireland
  • University of Arkansas
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Hartford
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Maine at Augusta
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Carolina, Charlotte
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • Woodbury University